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  • Invitation for logo design

    The Green Bhutan Corporation Limited would like to re-announce the designing of an official logo for Company. Therefore all interested candidates shall design and submit your logo for GBCL. Your designed logo should capture GBCL initiative and its main objectives and the logo should be submitted to the GBCL office at Semtokha on or before 15th May 2017.

    The logo that gets selected by GBCL management and the Board will be awarded a prize of Nu. 10,000/=. The GBCL management reserved the right to reject all logos if they are not to the expected standard.

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  • Sensitisation on FNCRR of Bhutan, 2017- Samdrup Jongkhar

    sensitisationSamdrup Jongkhar: Forests being a lifeline for Bhutan’s economy and also serving as a livelihood for many Bhutanese, its protection and sustainable use for present and future generations is essential. Article 5, Section 3 of the Constitution of Bhutan ensures the future of forestry in Bhutan. Application of science in Bhutanese forest began with Bhutan Forest Act, 1969 which was repealing and replacing the Forest and Nature Conservation Act of Bhutan, 1995. In exertion of the powers and duties conferred under the Forest and Nature Conservation Act of Bhutan, 1995. Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, promulgates series of Forest and Nature Conservation Rule in 2000, 2003, 2006 and fourth edition being called Forest and Nature Conservation Rules and Regulations of Bhutan, 2017 which superseded above editions.

    This new rule was sensitised to its frontline staffs to improve the prosecution rate, legal actions and smooth implementation and to avoid conflict of interest (COI). As, foresters are custodian and paramilitary force which play pivotal roles in guarding the natural resources which is national asset. This warrants high discipline as enforcement personal, with completion of sensitisation to new rule, enforcement foresters are confident to keep within the framework of rule.

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  • Fifth annual Rhododendron Festival ended successfully

    DSC06312April 14-16, Lampelri: The Fifth annual Rhododendron Festival was conducted from 14-16 April at Royal Botanical Park, Lampelri. Hon’ble Lyonpo Tandin Wangchuk, Ministry of Health graced the opening of the Fifth Annual Rhododendron Festival.

    The festival is conducted by Lampelri Rhododendron Tshongpa, a community based organisation, comprising members from four geogs of Chang, Dagala, Kawang and Toep and Dechentsemo Central School, Hongtsho primary School and Department of Forests and Park Services.

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  • Rural Development and Climate Change Response Programme Launched

    Dr. Johann Hesse, Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay and Ltonpo Yeshey Dorji at the launch yesterday
    Dr. Johann Hesse, Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay and Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji at the launch yesterday

    13 April 2017, Thimphu: Yesterday, the Royal Government of Bhutan and the European Union (EU) launched a new EUR 21.5 million Rural Development and Climate Change Response Programme to support sustainable agricultural development and climate change adaptation in Bhutan.

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  • Vacancy Announcement

    Thimphu Forest Division, MoAF is pleased to invite applications from the interested Bhutanese nationals for following post: The application should be submitted latest by 21/04/2017 to Adm section under Thimphu Forest Division.

    Sl#PostCategory No.of post Age Limit(Years)Place of posting
    1GardenerESP218-45Kuenselphodrang Natural Park


    2GardenerESP718-45Samazingkha Agro-Forestry
    3Caretaker(fee collector)118-45Ludrong Memorial Garden

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